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Staples routs Westhill 7-0 on senior day

Staples routs Westhill 7-0 on senior day

Holden Cohen '20, Staff Writer

October 30, 2019


Wreckers seek to regain championship glory

Wreckers seek to regain championship glory

April 6, 2018

By Mathew Engler '18 The 2017 Wreckers won the team’s first State Championship in over a decade. This season the team looks to regain their winning ways; however, it won't be easy with them losing many key players. Despite key losses, the team is poised to make their mark on the FCIAC and the st...

Westhill-Stamford defeats Wreckers in Division III State Championship

Photo by Christian Abraham, Hearst Connecticut Media

Jackson Livingstone, Staff Writer

March 20, 2016

The Staples-Weston-Shelton boys ice hockey cooperative faced off against Westhill-Stamford on Saturday in the Connecticut Division III State Championship, falling 5-4 to officially end their season. Coming off of an overtime victory over Woodstock Academy in the semifinals on Tuesday night, Staples got off to a ...

Wreckers rout the Vikings for Homecoming victory

Students show their Wrecker-Pride at homecoming while Staples shut-out Westhill, 34-0

Jesse Greenspun, Staff Writer

September 30, 2014

On a picturesque homecoming Saturday, the Staples football team shut out the Westhill Vikings in an assertive 34-0 win. Highlighted by an impressive 167 rushing yards by Ethan Burger ’17 (#25) in his first ever start, the Wreckers now sit with a 2-1 record following a heartbreaking loss to Xavier on ...

Students show off their spirit for homecoming

Students show off their spirit for homecoming

Max Bibicoff, Staff Writer

September 26, 2014

Spirit week is officially underway at Staples and the anticipation for Saturday’s homecoming game is palpable. The 1-1 Wreckers will take on the Westhill Vikings, who have also opened the season with a 1-1 record. The 1:30 p.m. start time has been cause for conversation among the student body, who last year experienced...

Varsity Girls Tennis Defeats Westhill

Varsity Girls Tennis Defeats Westhill

May 10, 2011

On May 9, the Staples girls varsity tennis team played a home match against Westhill on Senior Day. The overall score was 7-0— a complete victory for the Staples Wreckers. Although the number one singles player, Katie Reiner ’12, was unable to play due to a wrist injury, the number two singles pl...

Baseball Beats Rival Westhill 8–2

Baseball Beats Rival Westhill 8–2

April 18, 2011

On Monday, April 18, a cold overcast spring day, the Boys Varsity Baseball team won big against Westhill High School. The last time these two teams met, Westhill beat Staples in the FCIAC playoffs, which made this victory particularly sweet. “We really came into this game with a bad taste in ou...

Top Seeded Wreckers Fall to Westhill in First Round of FCIAC Baseball Tournament

With a record of 6-0 in the regular season, David Speer suffered his first loss of the year Tuesday afternoon as he got rocked for 7 runs in 6 innings

May 25, 2010

DJ Sixsmith '11 Web Sports Editor     After falling to Staples the past two years in the FCIAC championship game, the Westhill Vikings finally got their revenge May 24 by knocking the top seeded Wreckers out of the FCIAC playoffs. With the game tied at two in the sixth inning, the Vik...

Despite Strong Effort, Staples Icemen Fall to Westhill

Forrest Savage (Weston High School) takes a shot on goal. | Photo courtesy of (Anna Andriuk)

January 17, 2010

Emily Goldberg '12 Web Sports Editor After a fast paced, back and forth game against Westhill on Saturday Jan. 16, the Staples-Weston boys’ co-op hockey team was ultimately defeated. The 2-6 Wreckers faced the 6-2 (now 2-7 and 7-2 respectively) Westhill Vikings. Despite their records, the Wreckers and Vikings were quite evenly matched. “There wasn’t anything ...

Wreckers Beat Vikings

Junior guard Frank Bergonzi drives to the hoop in a recent game against McMahon. Photo courtesy of (Elaine Rankowitz)

January 7, 2010

Jack Hennessy Web Sports Editor Six games into the young season, the Staples boys basketball team persevered after a rough start to come out on top Wednesday in a victory over Westhill. Read More »...

Lady Wreckers Improve to 5-2 on Season, Top Westhill 49-37

January 6, 2010

Jesse Heussner '11 and Ross Gordon '11 Features Editor and News Editor Remy Nolan ’12 lit up the scoreboard Jan. 5 against a struggling Westhill Vikings team. Nolan scored 16 points, the team high, which led the team to a 49-37 victory. “Every game we can have a new hero,” Coach Ed Huydic ...

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